Graduate in Political Science, Institute Political Studies, Paris. Master in Public Law, Institute Political Studies.
Service administrator Assemblée Nationale, France, 1987—1993, 1998, Member of Parliament, Eure constituency, 1998—2007. Lecturer Paris V - René Descartes University, 1989—1995. Council member Town of Épaignes, since 1989, mayor, since 1995.
Technical advisor for relations with Parliament Ministry Defense Government France, 1993, chargé de mission to François Léotard, 1995—1997, deputy Var département, member general council Eure département, 1992—2004, minister defense, 2007—2010. Member community communes Canton de Cormeilles, France, since 2001, president, France, since 2001. Member regional council Haute-Normandie, since 2004.
Chairman Union French Democracy Party, New Centre Party, since 2008.
Married Catherine Broussot-Morin. Children: Clémentine, Raphael.